By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Allegations of Canadian spying on Brazil's Ministry of Mines and Energy surfaced on Sunday, October 6th when Rio-based journalist, Glenn Greenwald, revealed new documents obtained by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden during the Globo TV program “Fantástico.”

Greenwald presented documents from the Canadian intelligence agency, the Communications Security Establishment Canada (CSEC), containing detailed records of the Brazilian Ministry of Energy and Mines' phone calls, emails and Internet usage, gathered through the use of a computer program named Olympia.

While information on Brazil's . . .

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